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Mar 30, 2021

"USA has not supported self-determination for the Chamorro people of Guam" say UN Experts

In their letter, UN experts express “serious concern over the U.S. military buildup in the absence of adequate consultation with the Chamorro people and the associated threats to indigenous lands, resources, environmental and cultural rights.” The letter highlights the lack of free, prior and informed consent afforded to Guam’s indigenous inhabitants in connection to the ongoing military...

Mar 30, 2021

"USA has not supported self-determination...

On 30 March 2021, independent UN experts made public a joint allegation letter (JAL) submitted by three UN Special Rapporteurs to the US Government concerning ongoing human rights violations suffered by...

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Oct 19, 2020

Guam: "We Deserve to be Treated with Dignity...

Still today a U.S. colony, Guam currently exploring three different future political status options that include full independence; free association; and statehood within the U.S constitution, which...

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Oct 13, 2020

Taiwan Reopens Representative Office in Guam in...

Hosted by TECO Guam Director General Paul Chen, the event featured virtual addresses by MOFA Minister Jaushieh Joseph Wu and Guam Gov. Lourdes Leon Guerrerohe. The Taiwanese official said four "Made in...

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Aug 17, 2020

UNPO Welcomes New Member: Meet Guam!

It wasn’t until 1950 that the people of Guam were given even partial privileges of American citizenship. Guam lived under the American naval government’s authority and had sent many petitions...

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Aug 03, 2020

Guam

  OVERVIEW The Mariana Islands were settled more than 3,500 years ago, making them one of the earliest inhabited island chains in the Micronesian sub-region of the Pacific. The Chamorro people of...

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Jul 31, 2020

Guam: Territory to be Inducted into UNPO

Below is an article published by The Guam Daily Post Speaker Tina Muña Barnes is representing Guam in the territory's induction into a Brussels-based organization whose members are indigenous peoples,...

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Jul 05, 2020

Guam Legislature Advances Resolution in Support...

Below is an article published by Post Guam Speaker Tina Muña Barnes on June 29 introduced a resolution supporting statehood for the District of Columbia. Resolution 335-35 supports the plight...

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Apr 27, 2020

Coronavirus: Guam Supports Taiwan's Participation...

  Photo: The Taiwanese flag (right) flying aside the flags of the US and Guam (CNA photo)    

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Apr 07, 2020

Coronavirus: Guam Struggles with Declining Tourism...

Below is an article published by Pacific Daily News The COVID-19 pandemic has already resulted in layoffs on Guam. And more layoffs are being planned, according to Mary Rhodes, president of the Guam Hotel...

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Dec 12, 2019

Guam: Hearing on UNPO membership

  Below is an articled by Michael Lujan Bevacqua published by Pacific Daily News, November 21, 2019   Speaker Tina Muña Barnes has proposed a resolution that would seek Guam’s...

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Nov 14, 2019

Guam: Resolution to Apply for UNPO Membership

The article below is an Immediate Release by Legislature of Guam: Today, Speaker Tina Muña Barnes introduced Resolution 255-35 (LS) with the support of her colleagues - Senator Joe S. San Agustin,...

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Aug 26, 2019

Guam Prepares for Largest March for Self-Determination...

The article below was published by Pacific Daily News Various community groups aim to organize the largest political demonstration on Guam in order to promote the cause of CHamoru self-determination.  "Think...

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